What percent of hydrogen is in the body?

Answer Hydrogen makes up 10 percent of the human body. The body is made up of about 60 different chemical elements. Along with hydrogen, oxygen, carbon and nitrogen make up approximately 96 to 99 percent ... Read More »

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What is the percent of hydrogen in water?

Water is made up of two parts hydrogen to one part oxygen, but the percentage of hydrogen by weight is 11.1 percent hydrogen to 88 percent oxygen because the hydrogen atoms are much lighter than th... Read More »

What percent of hydrogen fuel is reusable after use?

In one sense, hydrogen is entirely nonreusable after it's been burned, because it combines with oxygen to form water during combustion. In another sense, it's 100% reusable, since the process of el... Read More »

What percent of the human body is skeleton?

Approximately 20 percent of the average human body weight is from the skeleton. The weight and shape of the skeleton remain constant as a person gains and loses weight; therefore, that percentage m... Read More »

Muscles make up what percent of the body?

Skeletal muscles--the ones that hurt after a difficult workout--make up about 40 percent of the body's mass. These muscles are called voluntary muscles because humans can control their use. They ar... Read More »